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4f3b298badb2c.imageOATESS ARCHEY

Indiana’s 1st African-American Sheriff

Most highly recommended Hall of Fame candidate in the history of the Indiana Association of Track & Cross Country Coaches

Grant County Hall of Fame Profile of the 1960 Summer Olympic Alternate

Hurdle State Champion

ERIK BARNES
Erik BarnesOfficial PGA Tour link

Official World Golf Ranking link

Official Golf Channel link

Top-25 Money Winner

Interview on PGAtour.com

Earns Web.com Tour card

 

JAMES BLACKMON, SR. Blackmon, Sr.

Grant County Hall of Fame Profile

1st Team High School All-American in 1983

Drafted by the New Jersey Nets in 1987 after playing at Kentucky

Coached Fort Wayne Bishop Luers to back-to-back State Championships.

JAMES BLACKMON, JR.

James Blackmon Jr.McDonald’s All-American

2014 Co-MVP of the Indiana All-Stars

James Blackmon, Jr. Night at Bill Green Arena

Bypasses the NBA and returns to I.U.

 

DAVE COLESCOTTcolescott

Colescott blown away by Dean Smith’s letter

Top-10 Greatest Indiana High School Players of All-Time

Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame profile

Grant County Hall of Fame profile

 

JAY EDWARDS

Jay EdwardsGrant County Hall of Fame Profile

Career Statistics

Top-10 Greatest Indiana High School Players of All-Time

Top-20 Greatest I.U. Players of All-Time

Wants a different shot at the NBA

 

 

JACKIE GALLAGHER-SMITHOffice Depot Championships

Official LPGA link

Golf Channel biography

Grant County Hall of Fame Profile

Gallaghers help with Giant Challenge

 

Jeff GallagherJEFF GALLAGHER

Official PGA Tour link

Bob May Golf Academy Profile

Gallaghers help with Giant Challenge

 

JIM GALLAGHER, JR.

Jim Gallagher, Jr.Official PGA Tour link

Grant County Hall of Fame Profile

University of Tennessee Hall of Fame

Gallagher family have made winning a family tradition

Gallagher women dominate Mississippi State Amateur Championship

Gallagher makes natural transition from player to broadcaster

Lyndon Jones

LYNDON JONES

Grant County Hall of Fame Profile

20 Most Dominant Players in Indiana History

Lifelong Teammates Take Act to I.U.

 

 

TRENA KEYS

Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame Profile

Grant County Hall of Fame Profile

Indiana Miss Basketball

1,000 Point Scorer at Notre Dame

 

 

 

JULIUS MAYS

julius maysMays finding himself after basketball 

Mays Earns Professional Contract in Italy

ESPN.com Profile & Statistics

Mays transfers to Kentucky

Selected to Indiana Junior All-Star Team

 

CHARLES “OOKIE” MILLER
2f74a75eec5745369336162e11574eafPlayed for the Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns and Green Bay Packers during 7 year NFL career.  Earned All-Pro honors.

Member of 1926 Marion State Championship Team

All-American Lineman at Purdue University

Grant County Sports Hall of Fame Profile

 

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CHARLES “STRETCH” MURPHY

Naismith National Hall of Fame Member

Grant County Hall of Fame Profile

Purdue boasts ideal basketball specimen

 

 

 

ZACH RANDOLPH

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NBA.com Player Profile

The Evolution of Zach Randolph

The Craft:  Zach Randolph reigns through pivots and patience (Sports Illustrated)

Zach Randolph gives back

Randolph receives KIA Community Assist Award

Marion wins 2000 State Championship

Devin_RandleDEVIN RANDLE

Randle signs pro contract

Twitter account

 

 

 

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RONNIE RUSSELL

Russell wins 3rd PBA Title

Official PBA Tour link

Bowls a perfect 300 on ESPN

 

 

Seybolds-1988-Calgary-Olympics-w-captionWAYNE & KIM SEYBOLD

Brother-Sister pair represent the USA

Seybolds skate at the 1988 Olympics (video)

Wayne Seybold – Mayor of Marion, Indiana

Grant County Hall of Fame Profile

 

 

 

 

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WILL WHITTICKER

Pro-Football.com Player Profile

Packers Clear Way for Rookie Whitticker

NFL Draft Profile

Former Giant drawing interest as NFL draft approaches

Michigan State Senior Year Bio

 

Scott WoodSCOTT WOOD

NBA D-League stats (plays for Santa Cruz Warriors)

Complete European professional basketball statistics

Update from his 2015 season playing in Spain for UCM Murcia.

Complete basketball statistics from NC State

Wood breaks J.J. Reddick’s ACC record for free throws

Wood breaks NC State 3-Point Record

Wood & Mays lead Marion to State Championship Game

 

 

Grant County Hall of Fame Members

 

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